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An advert for Smarties with bold colours on a black background. Having the confidence to use a black scrapbook page really does give a blank canvas for bright, daring colours. www.thememorycompany.co.uk for personalised scrapbooks
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Sweet dreams are made of this: York tourist attraction to illustrate our love affair with chocolate
German vintage 1960s advertising poster for Fanta, 1968.
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from Design is fine. History is mine.
Carnaby Street 1960's - "How constantly and overwhelmingly the advertisements, radios, newspapers and movies play on us! But in thinking of them remember that to them they are tokens of mockery. These bright colors may fill our hearts with elation, but to many they are daily taunts. Imagine a man walking amid such a scene, a part of it, and yet knowing that it is not for him." - Max, 'Native Son'
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Sweet Sixties: Sixties confectionary from the Robert Opie Collection, Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising
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British Sweets Chocolate
Sweets Candy Chocolate
from Time Out London
Spangles - A new (old) low. The advertising message here insinuates that the previous generation of candy contained dirt. Huh?
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1960 S Sweets
Spangles (1948) The same year George Orwell gazed apprehensively into a totalitarian future, Mars unveiled a more upbeat response to post-war austerity with these translucent sugar squares. Over three decades tangerine, butterscotch, 'Old English', cola and dozens more varieties appeared, until their liquidation in ... 1984.
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The golden age of British sweets - in pictures
Sweets 70 S
Fab and Zoom - think you can probably still buy these
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Vintage 1960s QUALITY STREET Mackintosh s Tall 1lb TIN Chocolate Toffee 99p NR
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Golden Shred marmalade advertisement, complete with the Robertson Golliwog
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Robert Opie Tea Towel Golden Shred Family Faveorite - Retro style
Go to Work on an Egg (1964) #RePin by AT Social Media Marketing - Pinterest Marketing Specialists ATSocialMedia.co.uk
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